Soweto which is an abbreviation for South Western Townships is an urban area of the city of Johannesburg.This township holds a special place in the hearts of South Africans.From being a center of political liberation activism and being home to the country’s struggle icons,Soweto epitomises South Africa’s township life and character.It is for this reason that Soweto is a hive of activity and attracts thousands of local and international tourists. One event which is living up to the festival spirit of Soweto is Soweto Wine Festival.
The year 2015 from the 4th to the 6th marks the 11th edition of this event which is expected to see the reinventing the wine and food experience. With a history of having transformed the shape of the wine industry over the past decade with multi tiered opportunities for wineries to select the audience they want to showcase their finest wines to,this festival has become the perfect platform for wine makers and enthusiasts.
With previous exhibitors being renowned industry names such as Bon Courage Estate, Clos Malvene, Creation Wines, Durbanville Hills, Groot Constantia, Meerlust and La Motte,this has continued to live up to its initial idea of exposing the Soweto population to one of the country’s most lucrative industries.Those attending this festival can also look forward to other lifestyle elements including food and travel.
This is certainly one event you cant afford to miss.